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Victim chic? The rhetoric of victimhood by Michael Ovey

Victim chic? The rhetoric of victimhood by Michael Ovey

  Summary The rhetoric of victimhood allows us to cast ourselves without qualification as victims, or as saviours of victims, while dramatising our chosen opponents as demonic without qualification. This paper outlines how we sometimes use the role of victim. It analyses the spiritual dangers of manufacturing such blanket identities in relation to usurping God […]

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